Articles Tagged with: puerto rico

Rita Indiana is Writing Calle 13 History. Literally.
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Rita Indiana is Writing Calle 13 History. Literally.

When we asked Walter Mercado for his forecast on the possibility of a collaboration between amazing Latin artists Calle 13 and Rita Indiana Hernández, the…

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Boricua Hipster Romanticizes NY Latinas; (Unsurprisingly) Gets in Trouble
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Boricua Hipster Romanticizes NY Latinas; (Unsurprisingly) Gets in Trouble

New York-based artist Sofía Maldonado has explored her concept of the Up-Uptown Latina Manhattanite in a mural on 42nd Street, and we don’t know whether…

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Latin Bands at SXSW 2010 – Part II
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Latin Bands at SXSW 2010 – Part II

The second part of our hand-picked list of Latin bands that will be playing live at SXSW 2010.

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Photos: Ecliptica at New York Fashion Week 2010
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Photos: Ecliptica at New York Fashion Week 2010

Puerto Rican design duo Ecliptica (sisters Michelle and Norein Otero) made its New York Fashion Week debut with a collection inspired on early 20th century Paris.…

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Free Download: New Balún Album
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Free Download: New Balún Album

The last time you used your memoria textil, your abuelita was teaching you how to knit. And knowing you, readers, that must have been 30…

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Yeyo: Free Mixtape
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Yeyo: Free Mixtape

Puerto Rican hip hop artist Yeyo, from the group The Dey, recently released his solo album Life of a Warrior. This being hip hop, he…

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Remezcla Valentine
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Remezcla Valentine

An ultimate Valentine’s wish list.

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NY New Year’s Eve Guide 2010
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NY New Year’s Eve Guide 2010

All the Latin parties, concerts, and dinners happening in La Gran Manzana on December 31st, 2009.

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Barriga Llena, Corazon Contento
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Barriga Llena, Corazon Contento

Continuing on with our new dichos and slang dictionary, and with Thanksgiving just over and the Christmas season around the corner, this week the theme…

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Free Downloads: Superaquello, Bomba Estereo, Sunsplash
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Free Downloads: Superaquello, Bomba Estereo, Sunsplash

Click on for free downloads this week from Sunsplash, Superaquello and Bomba Estereo.

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Replay: Devendra Banhart, R-Tronika
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Replay: Devendra Banhart, R-Tronika

In the hot seat this week: Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, Superaquello, Devendra Banhart, and R-Tronika.

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Free Downloads: Rita Indiana, Sonido Martines
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Free Downloads: Rita Indiana, Sonido Martines

Free Latin music downloads from Rita Indiana y Los Misterios and Sonido Martines as well as their upcoming projects and tour dates.

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Dichos y Bichos
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Dichos y Bichos

Tu dices baile, yo digo dance! Across Latin America and across Latinos in America, the diversity of the Spanish language reflects it’s people(s). Arguments about…

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The Evolution (or not) of Vico C
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The Evolution (or not) of Vico C

Vico C is one of the pioneers of rap and reggaeton music in Puerto Rico, and hence, Latin America. It’s really hard for me to see…

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Vice President José “Pepe” Biden
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Vice President José “Pepe” Biden

I was incredibly happy when Obama won last year’s elections. Still, I knew that having an African-American in the White House wouldn’t automatically change America’s…

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